Frequently Asked Questions ...

FAQ Document

TICKETS
Question Answer
How much are the regular season tickets and how can I purchase them? Prices range from $10.00 - $225.00 per ticket, per game not including surcharges. (consists of 18 games – 1 preseason, 17 regular season). Save $9.50 – $35.00 per ticket  ($171 - $630 based on 18 game season) buy purchasing a subscription rather than buying the tickets on an individual game basis. Also enjoy great VIPerks as a season ticket holder. For more information about the variety of season ticket pages we offer, click here. To purchase season tickets contact the season subscriptions department at 212-465-6073.
What are the subscriber benefits? To view a list of Liberty VIPerks click here.
How can I uprgrade my seats? Please contact the season subscription department at 212-465-6073 or your season subscription representative directly. 
Do you have Partial Plans? Yes, we have partial plans that start at a minimum of 3 games. Click here to view our partial ticket plan web page to learn more about our programs. To purchase partial plans contact the season subscriptions department at 212-465-6073.
Are individual game tickets on sale? Individual Tickets for the 2008 season will be on sale in April.
How can I purchase tickets? When tickets do go on sale you can call Ticketmaster at 877-WNBA-TIX, visit Ticketmaster outlets, www.nyliberty.com on the internet, or go personally to the MSG Box Office.  
What are the MSG Box Office Hours? Non-event Days:
Monday – Friday: 9am – 6pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 6:00pm
Sunday and Holidays: Closed
Event Days:
Evening Event, Mon-Fri: 9am to one hour after event start time
Evening Event, Sat: 10am to one hour after event start time
Evening Event, Sun: 12pm to one hour after event start time
Matinee Event Days: 9am to one hour after event start time
How can I get a suite for a game? Call 212-465-6771 to find out the rates and to reverse your suite today!
Are there group offers? Visit the group sales page on the website to see all the exciting programs and fan experiences we offer. To book your group today contact group sales at 212-465-6080 or one of the account representatives on the group sales web page directly.
Are there charitable ticket plans? Yes. The Liberty’s Kids Korner allows companies to purchase blocks of tickets to be donated to local children from New York’s five boroughs. Participating companies will receive acknowledgement for this charitable gift through in-arena Public Address announcements and MSG’s GardenVision. Any participating company shall receive a tax deduction for such a donation to the fullest extent allowable under the law.
Are there hospitality options at games? Enhance your group’s outing with one of our many customized catering and hospitality options. Private parties and tailored dining packages are available. Party locations include, but are not limited to, the Play-by-Play Club Restaurant and the Club Terrace. Ask a group sales account executive for more details. Don’t pass on this unique opportunity to make the most out of your corporate event.
SCHEDULE
What is the TV broadcast schedule for 2008? The Liberty will have THREE regular season games televised nationally on ABC and ESPN2 (subject to change). Click here to view the regular season game schedule. Please check back in the spring for the local television schedule on MSG.
COMMUNITY (DONATION & TICKET REQUESTS, PLAYER APPEARANCES)
Who do I talk to for charitable ticket and donation requests? Please refer to our community donations policies, click here to review them. Our Community Relations department can be reached via phone at (212) 465-6256.
Who do I talk to for player appearance requests? Player appearances are tied to group ticket sales. Contact the group sales department at 212-465-6080 or one of the group sales account executives.
How do I get the Liberty S.U.V. to come to my community event? Liberty SUV appearances are tied to group ticket sales. Contact the group sales department at 212-465-6080 or one of the group sales account executives for more information.
How can I have your mascot Maddie appear at my event? There is a $250 hourly charge for all Maddie appearances and they typically last from 1-3 hours. Contact 212-564-9622 to check availability and book the appearance.
GENERAL FAN
Where will the Liberty basketball camps take place in summer '08?

We will have THREE basketball camps this summer with the first one confirmed as follows: July 28 – August 1st at Hoop Heaven in Whippany, NJ. Please check back on our website soon for further details on the other two camps as they become available.

Where can I purchase New York Liberty team merchandise?

There is an online merchandise store at www.nyliberty.com. During the Liberty season, merchandise is available at the merchandise stands in front of the Box Office as well as the Team Stores inside the arena (during games).  You can also purchase select Liberty items at the Manhattan NBA Store located at 666 Fifth Avenue (at East 52nd Street).

How do I reach the Liberty Fan Line? Please call (212) 564-9622.
When are the Liberty Torch Patrol, Timeless Torches and Lil’ Torch auditions? The 2008 Liberty dance teams tryouts are held in the spring. Check back for exact dates and locations for tryouts.
Can you tell me information about the Solid Ground Program? The Program involves putting a paver outside the arena in the lobby area.  You get a 4x8 paving stone engraved ($320) with your own personalized statement and a personalized certificate that authenticates it.  Also available is a replica paver for display in your home. The program benefits the Garden of Dreams Foundation. To order call 212-465-6073. 
What is the Liberty Insider? The Liberty Insider brings you closer to your favorite WNBA team. It is a FREE e-mail notification service that instantly e-mails important news and dates to those who sign up for the service. For more information and to sign up, click here.
GAME SPECIFIC
Will there be autographs after the games this year? Yes, we will have autographs after every game as part of our group sales program. Click here to visit our group ticket sales page to find out more information.  You can also contact group sales at 212-465-6080 or one of our account executives to book your group today.
How can I be in the pre-game ball ceremony? The pre-game ball ceremony is another exciting fan experience we offer. Click here to visit our group ticket sales page to find out more information. You can also contact group sales at 212-465-6080 or one of our account executives to book your group today.
How can I play a pre-lim or post-lim game? Click here to visit our group ticket sales page to find out more information and contact group sales at 212-465-6080 or one of our account executives to book your group today.
How can I sing the national anthem at a game? All national anthem performances are tied to group sales.  Click here to visit our group ticket sales page on the website to find out more information and contact group sales at 212-465-6080 or one of our account executives to book your anthem today.
How can I get a message on the Matrixboard?

We will accept ONLY 15 messages per game on a 1st come, 1st serve basis. Requests must be submitted in writing to:

New York Liberty
Attention: Matrix Message
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY 10121

Request at least 1 week prior to the desired game. Request may be mailed or faxed (212-465-6250) & must include a contact name, phone number (home & work), message request, and date of game. Messages require a $35 donation be made to the Garden of Dreams Foundation. Check or money order must accompany message

MEDIA INQUIRIES
How do I contact your media relations department for press materials and requests? Accredited members of the press can visit our online Media Center by clicking here to find current press materials and how to submit a request for interview and more.
PLAYER SPECIFIC
When is the 2008 WNBA Draft? The WNBA Draft will take place on April 9th in Tampa, Florida.
Will there be a local tryout? The Liberty does not conduct local tryouts. Players are selected via the WNBA Draft or are invited to participate in Training Camp.
Where can I send fan mail to a Liberty coach or player? Address your mail to:
Coach’s or Player’s Name
c/o New York Liberty
Two Pennsylvania Plaza
New York, NY 10121
MARKETING PARTNERSHIPS / SPONSORSHIPS
Who do I contact about marketing partnership and sponsorship opportunities with the Liberty?

Please direct these requests to Angelo Scialfa at (212) 465-3928 or angelo.scialfa@thegarden.com.

Are we missing a question? Send us an e-mail at NYLiberty@thegarden.com.

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